Owner Shaune Huysamen said he always wanted to open a coffee shop, but he never found the right place to do it. After seeing the building for lease at 770 Mid Broadwell Road, Milton—which now houses his bicycle shop that also serves coffee and local craft beer—he immediately knew it was the perfect spot, he said.
Located at 240 S. Main St., Alpharetta, Fairway Social is expected to open this fall.
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New CDC face mask precautions cause Fulton County Schools to reduce meal distribution for week of April 13
Due to new CDC recommendations for all essential employees to wear face masks at work—and the lack of available face masks—FCS officials can only distribute meals April 15 instead of three days this week.
Officials recommended individuals wear cloth face coverings when in public even when they are not exhibiting symptoms of the coronavirus.
The cities of Alpharetta and Johns Creek, Forsyth County and the Georgia Department of Transportation are partnering on this project.
The studio was originally slated to open this spring.
Coronavirus case counts have increased at a rapid pace in Georgia, totaling more than 10,000 cases just 38 days after the first two cases were discovered.
North Fulton Community Charities sees 321% increase in requests for help following COVID-19 outbreak
As more businesses are closing and furloughing or laying off employees, NFCC officials are seeing significant increases in requests for assistance.
The city of Alpharetta is working on a project to widen lanes on Windward Parkway going eastbound and westbound near Georgia 400.
Milton's Olde Blind Dog Irish Pub offers grocery market for furloughed employees; switches to takeout, curbside for food, alcohol
The restaurant is now offering a grocery market for its furloughed employees due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The statewide shelter-in-place order was originally set to end at 11:59 p.m. April 13, but it has been extended to April 30.
Here are four recent coronavirus stories from Community Impact Newspaper's coverage of the Alpharetta area.
Sidewalk construction is underway on Morrison Parkway in Alpharetta.
Shortly after COVID-19 broke out in Georgia, Alpharetta resident Angela Trettenero started the COVID Covers Facebook group—dedicated to helping home seamstresses connect with each other and with local health care workers in need of face masks.
While the coronavirus pandemic sweeps across Georgia, Wellstar Health System is taking measures to implement more virtual health tools to keep nonemergency visits at home.
A project to extend the Big Creek Greenway trail system to connect it to Forsyth County's trails is underway in the city of Alpharetta.
Financial impacts due to the COVID-19 outbreak are beginning to be discussed by Alpharetta City Council members.
The city of Milton's project to extend Charlotte Drive from Mayfield Road to Birmingham Highway is on track to finish up this spring.
The Barre Code in Alpharetta switched to virtual workouts while the physical studio is closed due to the coronavirus outbreak.
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Fulton County Schools moves forward with remote learning plan, graduation despite school closure for rest of the year
Despite the closure of all K-12 public schools for the rest of the school year, Fulton County Schools is continuing with the remote learning plan and did not cancel graduation.
Find recent local stories regarding the ongoing coronavirus pandemic below.